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  • NYSE traders on the floor

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Buffett on Big Blue, Yahoo and trade

    Warren Buffett, discusses his cost basis in IBM, and Marissa Meyer's severance package and trade balance.

  • Yahoo's Mayer to get $55M if she leaves

    The CEO of the struggling internet company will receive millions whether or not she is terminated without cause.

  • Yahoo President and CEO Marissa Mayer delivers a keynote address at the 2014 International CES in Las Vegas, Jan. 7, 2014.

    Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer made $36 million in 2015, including $544K for a security detail, according to SEC documents filed Friday.

  • April 27- Yahoo Inc on Wednesday agreed to add four new independent directors to its board, bowing to pressure from activist hedge fund Starboard Value LP and averting a proxy fight ahead of its upcoming annual meeting. Yahoo said Starboard Chief Executive Jeffrey Smith, along with tech and media industry veterans Tor Braham, Eddy Hartenstein, and Richard Hill,...

  • April 25- Drug developer Depomed Inc said on Monday Starboard Value LP has 30 days to request for a special shareholder meeting to discuss the activist investor's demand to replace Depomed's board. The selection of an early meeting date is in the best interest of its shareholders, Depomed Chief Executive James Schoeneck said in a letter to Starboard.

  • April 20- The parent of Britain's Daily Mail said on Wednesday it had not submitted it's own bid to buy Yahoo Inc's core Internet business, but was still in talks to partner with other suitors of the U.S. company. Yahoo, which has been struggling with falling ad revenue for years, has sped up the process to sell its media, email and other web businesses, bowing to...

  • April 20- The parent of Britain's Daily Mail said on Wednesday it had not submitted a bid to buy Yahoo Inc's core Internet business, but was in talks with potential suitors of the American company. Verizon Communications Inc was set to advance to the second stage of bidding and private-equity firms Apax Partners LLP, TPG Capital LP, Bain Capital LLC, Apollo Global...

  • Yahoo under pressure

    CNBC's Josh Lipton looks at Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer's earnings call and the bidding process for the internet company's assets.

  • San Francisco April 19- Yahoo Inc's first-quarter results beat Wall Street estimates by a hair on Tuesday in what was taken as a good sign for the web pioneer's plan to auction its core business. Under pressure from activist shareholder Starboard Value LP and others, Yahoo has ramped up a sale of its media, email and other web businesses. Private equity firms Apax...

  • Verizon submitted its offer with advice from investment banks Guggenheim Partners LLC, LionTree LLC and Allen& Company, the people said on Tuesday. The auction attracted a diverse array of companies ranging from Japanese online retailer Rakuten Inc to Yellow Pages owner YP LLC, which is backed by AT&T Corp, the people said. Apax Partners LLP, TPG Capital LP, Bain...

  • Marissa Mayer, President and CEO of Yahoo.

    Yahoo announced earnings and revenue Tuesday that slightly topped analyst estimates.

  • April 19- Yahoo Inc's first-quarter results beat Wall Street estimates by a hair but revenue dropped 11.3 percent, as the web-pioneer struggled to boost growth in the core online search and display advertising business that is in the processing of auctioning off. Revenue fell to $1.09 billion in the first quarter ended March 31, the first decline after four...

  • In her nearly four years as Yahoo's chief executive, Marissa Mayer has made little progress in her attempts to win back market share from bigger Internet players such Facebook Inc and Alphabet Inc's Google. Yahoo's total revenue fell 11.3 percent to $1.09 billion in the first quarter ended March 31. After deducting fees paid to partner websites, Yahoo's...

  • Yahoo's total revenue fell to $1.09 billion in the first quarter ended March 31 from $1.23 billion a year earlier. After deducting fees paid to partner websites, revenue fell to $859.4 million from $1.04 billion. In her nearly four years as Yahoo's chief executive, Marissa Mayer has made little progress in her attempts to win back market share from bigger...

  • Starboard's Smith: We want best results for shareholders

    Jeff Smith, Starboard Value CEO, says Yahoo's core assets are currently undervalued.

  • Starboard's Smith seeks 9 seats at Yahoo

    Jeff Smith, Starboard Value CEO, discusses his firm nominating nine directors on the Yahoo board, and credibility of management at Yahoo.

  • NEW YORK, April 19- Activist investor Jeffrey Smith, whose Starboard Value hedge fund wants to replace the entire board at Yahoo Inc, said this approach often works best to revive an ailing company but cautioned that path is not always possible. At Yahoo, Starboard is working to repeat a feat that earned the hedge fund headlines two years ago, when it won all 12 seats...

  • Marissa Mayer

    Yahoo is set to report first quarter earnings after the bell and CEO Marissa Mayer is in the hot seat to lay out the plan ahead. CNBC's Landon Dowdy takes a look at three things to watch as the company begins the process of selling its core business.

  • Yahoo takeover Verizon's to lose: Re/code's Lee

    Edmund Lee, Re/code managing editor, weighs in on possible suitors for Yahoo and Marissa Mayer's legacy.